Join the Literary Review of Canada for lively discussion of everything from energy policy to new fiction. We also co-produce Spur, Canada’s national festival of politics, art and ideas.

Upcoming Events

  • October 13, 2016

    5:30 pm

    One King Street West

    Toronto

    GDoer25th Anniversary Gala
    We invite you to join us to celebrate this milestone anniversary. Like the magazine itself, the evening will feature a lively debate on an issue important to the country’s future:

Past Events

  • March 1, 2016

    7:00 pm

    Hart House, Music Room

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Girl Power: The Rising Economic Potential of Women
    Journalist and human rights activist Sally Armstrong discusses women and their shifting position in the world.
  • February 2, 2016

    7:00 pm

    Hart House, Debates Room

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…China’s Turbulent Third Era
    Gordon G. Chang explores new approaches to dealing with a China moving in a troubling direction.
  • December 3, 2015

    7:00 pm

    Hart House, Debates Room

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…The Silent Promise of Arab Youth
    Scholar Bessma Momani describes the hidden potential of the Middle East's youth.
  • November 3, 2015

    7:00 pm

    Hart House, Debates Room

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Tax Haven Canada
    Alain Deneault explains how Canada became one of the most attractive tax havens for foreign interests.
  • October 20, 2015

    7:00 pm

    George Ignatieff Theatre

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Why Addiction is Not A Disease
    Neuroscientist and professor of developmental psychology Marc Lewis argues addiction is an exaggerated outcome of normal learning.
  • October 6, 2015

    7:00 pm

    Hart House, Music Room

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Measuring Canada’s Middle Class
    Writer and political journalist Michael Den Tandt on the state of the middle class.
  • September 29, 2015

    5:00 pm

    George Ignatieff Theatre

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Predicament of Youth
    2014 SSHRC Impact Award Winners share their research
  • February 9, 2015

    6:00 pm

    Isabel Bader Theatre

    The LRC Presents…How Can Cancer Be Beaten?
    Imperial College London oncologist, DR. JUSTIN STEBBING on new breakthroughs in personalized treatment.
  • November 3, 2014

    7:00 pm

    Gardiner Museum

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Unlearning the Great War’s Lessons
    Professor of Russian and Eastern European History Ana Siljak looks at today's world through the lens of the 20th century's great conflicts
  • October 6, 2014

    7:00 pm

    Gardiner Museum

    Toronto

    The LRC Presents…Breaking Down the Door
    Robert Sirman, former CEO of the Canada Council for the Arts, on politics and the public service